A motor dealer with Freedom Motors at Kubwa by Expressway in the FCT, Alhaji Suleiman Ayinde-Oba, has died at the age of 77.
Late Ayinde-Oba, who hailed from Pakata Quarters in Ilorin, Kwara State, died on Tuesday at 11:30 p.m. in his residence at Guidna Village in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) during a brief illness.
Alhaji Shittu Ahmed Obassa, the Chairman, Guidna Central Mosque Management Committee, made this known to News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) on Thursday.
Ayinde-Oba is survived by three wives, one of whom is a Sokoto-based Customs officer and 13 children, among whom is a Kano-based industrialist, Alhaji Adebayo Suleiman Ayinde-Oba.
Obassa said that the deceased was buried at Guidna Cemetery according to the wish of the family.
Symphatisers, friends and associates participated in the funeral among whom were the Chief of Guidna Village, Malam Umar Danladi, the Chief Imam, Uisaz Mohammed Ibrahim and the Imam, Ustaz Abdulmalik Bello.